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For more details see the Pre Order for Magento 2 extension page.

Pre Order for Magento 2

The extension allows you to market the out of stock or just announced goods. Your customers can pre order or backorder your goods that are temporary unavailable for immediate purchase.

Functional Options

To configure the module, go to admin panel → Stores → Configuration → Amasty Extensions → Pre Order.

Enable Pre Orders - To enable pre orders, set to Yes.

Allow Pre Orders for Products with Zero Quantity - Choose whether to allow pre orders for products with zero quantity.

Disable Pre Orders for Items with Positive Quantity - Set to Yes, for pre orders to take effect only for products with quantity 0 or lower.

Display Options

Add to Cart Button Text - Specify the text that will be displayed instead of the Add to Cart button on category and product pages for all pre ordered products.

Default Pre Order Note - You can display the same text with all pre ordered products. It’s possible to use {variables} with product attributes.

Pre Order Warning - Create a message to display with order information.

Additional Options

Detect Complex Products Which Consist only of Pre-Order Components - When set to Yes, the pre order warning will be displayed before customer selects any product configuration. The option works for configurable, bundle and grouped products if all their components have pre order status.

Order Grid

To navigate the order grid, go to admin panel → Sales → Orders. You can filter the pre orders by clicking the Pre Order column.

Order Info

On the order info page all the products ordered in advance will be marked as pre order.

Pre Order for Simple Products

Pre order message and customizable button on a product page.

To enable pre order function for a simple product:

  • Go to Admin Panel → Catalog → Products
  • Select an existing product or create a new one
  • On the product info page, press Advanced Inventory

In the Advanced Inventory tab, untick Use Cofig Settings checkbox under Backorders field and select Allow Pre-Orders option from the dropdown.

You can specify custom Pre-Order Cart Button and Pre-Order Note for a simple product. Leave it blank, and the values that you set in the Display Options will be applied.

Pre Order via Mass Action

To activate pre order and customize pre order note & cart button in bulk (for many products at the same time):

  • Go to Admin Panel → Catalog → Products → Move to Grid
  • Select necessary products on the grid
  • Choose Update attributes in Actions dropdown
  • On the Products Information page, click Advanced Inventory tab
  • Find Backorders field, check Change checkbox, uncheck Use Config Settings, Select Allow Pre-Orders from the drop-down

  • Then switch to Pre-Order section on the bottom, check Change checkboxes, and edit Pre-Order Cart Button and Pre-Order Note texts

Pre Order for Configurable Products

To activate pre orders for configurable, grouped or bundle products, you need either to enable the feature for each particular simple product of the compound one (See Pre Order for Simple Products Settings) or activate it via mass action (Check Pre Order via Mass Action Settings)

To find out what are the simple products of configurable, grouped, or bundle item:

  • Select this product on the grid
  • View all associated simple products in the Configurations section of the product details tab.

Pre order option for a configurable product on the front-end.

Front End

The pre order message you’ve specified for each particular product in the Advanced Inventory tab is displayed on a shopping cart page.
Warning message in the Orders tab of a customer's account.
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magento_2/pre_order.txt · Last modified: 2017/11/16 11:06 by panamarenka